The Pros And Cons Of Solar Energy?
The Federal Government provides federal and state tax credits that can be reimburse to the buyer of the solar panels. According to EnergySage, ‘as a homeowner or a business, you will qualify for a federal tax credit equal to 30% of the net cost of your solar panel system.” (energysage.com 2009) It seems to me that government is actively trying to get people to use renewable energy the only problem is not to many people are knowledgeable of these types of incentives for solar panel installation. Energysage.com provided ten different incentives to purchase solar panels. The saving reached into the thousands but as I said citizens can’t take advantage of incentives or rebates they don’t know exist. So I believe the government should advertise more to entice consumers to purchase renewable energy. So the cost of the solar panel won’t scare off